Tigers Down Auburn 26-19 - Match Report
Clemson got a 231-yard performance from Andre Ellington as a key part of its 26-19 victory over the Tigers on Saturday at Georgia Dome.
The Tigers were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Tajh Boyd completed 24 of 34 pass attempts for 208 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Tigers defense.
Tre Mason rushed for 106 yards for Auburn, while Onterio McCalebb added 82 yards. Kiehl Frazier threw for 194 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Emory Blake and Philip Lutzenkirchen had 109 and 71 yards respectively.
Auburn was outgained by Clemson 528-374 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-17 by the Tigers.
Auburn lost the time of possession battle 31:45/28:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Clemson takes its act home to face Ball State looking for another win. For Auburn, they head on the road to face Mississippi State.